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Istanbul Research Center


The aim of the center is to make scientific research about Istanbul's accumulation, institutions, structures and the future of the city and make related publications with them.

It also aims to provide communication and cooperation between people working in and outside the university and to organize national and international academic events.

Fields of the activities of the Center

The Center has the following activities for its stated purposes:

  1. Supporting research activities related to İstanbul
  2. Organizing panels, conferences, symposiums, congresses and similar activities related to the field.
  3. Making educational studies and academic publications related to the field.
  4. Cooperating with the organizations working at the national and international level.
  5. Participating in other activities within the objectives of the Center.


Prof. Dr. M. Emin KÖKTAŞ



Advisory Board Members

Prof. Dr. Mehmet Emin KÖKTAŞ

Prof. Dr. Muhammed HARB

Prof. Dr. İbrahim Güran YUMUŞAK

Prof. Dr. Turan KOÇ

Dr. Yusuf KAPLAN

Executive Board Members

Prof. Dr. Mehmet Emin KÖKTAŞ

Prof. Dr. Kadir CANATAN

Yrd. Doç. Dr. Ali Emrah BOZBAYINDIR

Yrd. Doç. Dr. Necmettin ÖZMEN